A is for ANZACs

Adapted, from the book by Matt Anderson, for the ANZAC Day Commemoration Committee (Queensland) website.

The publication is intended for use by students as an introduction to some of the traditions and terminology associated with Australia's recognition of ANZAC Day as an important national holiday.

The adapted publication consists of 26 pages, most of which include appropriate images of wartime events and links to additional information and sites. Start at any of the following:

Annual ANZAC Day Ceremonies

The ANZAC Day Student Service

This solemn ceremony is conducted every year in Brisbane's ANZAC Square prior to ANZAC Day from 10am and noon approximately. The 2016 event took place on Thursday, the 21st day of April, and several thousand Queensland school students took part.

The ANZAC Day Dawn Service

Every year on the 25th day of April, the ANZAC Day Dawn Service starts at 04:28am sharp at Brisbane's Shrine of Remembrance, ANZAC Square, located between Ann and Adelaide Streets. All are welcome to attend.

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